What’s New on the Anthill: Reflections from our Third Annual All Ants Meeting

Ant's Eyeview Blog

My first real inspiration to leave Microsoft after 15 years and form Ant’s Eye View came in February of 2007. At the time, I was General Manager of Community and MVP at Microsoft and responsible for the global online community and advocacy strategy.

Wrap Up of 2nd Annual Community Manager Day: Voices Around the World #CMAD « Web Strategy by Jeremiah Owyang | Social Media, Web Marketing

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Blogs, Tweets, Pictures, and Videos of CMAD around the Globe: Below I’ll curate the interesting voices around the world at the 2nd annual Community Manager Appreciation Day. Wrap Up of 2nd Annual Community Manager Day: Voices Around the … [.]

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Nominations for the 15th annual Most Admired Knowledge Enterprises (MAKE) Study are Open

Portals and KM

They are now accepting nominations for the 15th annual Most Admired Knowledge Enterprises (MAKE) study. Inaugurated in 1998, the MAKE research program seeks to identify those organizations (for-profit, non-profit and public sector) that are using knowledge-driven strategies to out-perform their peers by above average growth in intellectual capital and wealth creation (in the case of the public sector, increased societal capital and stakeholder value).

Announcing the 5th Annual Graphic Facilitation Workshop

Michelle Laurie

Announcing the 5th Annual Graphic Facilitation Workshop. Imagine you are planning a project, facilitating a meeting or writing a report. Adding visuals invites conversation, discussion and exploration.

Sending a message, annually, at Forest Hills

Endless Knots

Dear friend and colleague Linda Guinee just sent me this photo of the lovely lantern that she made for the 14th Annual Lantern Festival at Forest Hills Cemetery, which took place tonight. The calligraphy reads "peace." From the site: "The. Death and dying Jeff Stamps

Who grows there? The annual contest!

Endless Knots

What are these little beauties, already making their appearance? Continuing plaudits to last year's winner! Shelley Marlowe! Here we go! I'm so thrilled that I'm all exclamation points! Admittedly some are not herbs!) #1 1 #2 #3 #4 #5 #6 #7 #8 #9 (name the friend).

What grows here? The annual contest!

Endless Knots

What are these little beauties, already making their appearance? Continuing plaudits to last year's winner! Shelley Marlowe! Here we go! I'm so thrilled that I'm all exclamation points! Admittedly some are not herbs!) #1 1 #2 #3 #4 #5 #6 #7 #8 #9 (name the friend).

Getting Ready for Annual Leave

Michael Sampson - Currents

It's almost time to stop work for 2010, and take a break. It's been a great year for me - three trips to Europe (March, October, and November), three trips to Australia (February, August, and November), various conference speaking opportunities, various client consulting engagements, and the publication of my 2010 book on user adoption. Thanks to everyone who was a part of my 2010 - much appreciated.

How Could I have missed the annual Soup Swap?

Nancy White

I live in a place that is cold, dark and wet in the winter, something that can only be assuaged by good friends, more chocolate and soup.

RightNow’s Fourth Annual User Summit, October 26-28

Portals and KM

RightNow is holding t heir User Summit , October 26-28 at the Broadmoor Hotel in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Greg Gianforte, CEO and founder, will provide a keynote. David Vap, VP Products, will offer a product roadmap. There will also be customer presentations.

4th Annual Global Intranet Strategies Survey

Michael Sampson - Currents

The 4th annual Global Intranet Strategies Survey opened at the end of June and will stay open until August 31. All participants receive a complimentary copy (pdf) of the " Global Intranet Trends for 2010" report that will be published in the second part of October. The key themes this year are: The workplace. Are intranets catching up with what people need to do their jobs? Collaboration. How does the online workplace support virtual teams and communities of practice? Social media.

New! Graphic Facilitation Workshop July 13-14, 2015

Michelle Laurie

This is the 6th annual ‘rosviz’ gathering taking place in the mountain setting of beautiful Rossland, British Columbia. I am very excited to announce we are offering a graphic facilitation workshop July 13-14, 2015.

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The Path to 2030

Networking Action

This was the question that I was asked to address in a keynote to the annual meeting of the Global Donor Platform for … Net DevWhat are the trends that will influence our ability to realize the Sustainable Development Goals for 2030?

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Nominations for Annual Most Admired Knowledge Enterprises (MAKE) Study Open Until April 30

Portals and KM

They are now accepting nominations for the 13th annual Most Admired Knowledge Enterprises (MAKE) study. It seems like this award has been around for some time. I was surprised to see that this is only the thirteenth award, taking it back to 1998. I was involved in the first several awards for my employer at the time and gave presentations in London at a very nice conference.

New Pricing for Huddle - (a) Locks Out Small Groups, (b) Should Have an Annual Discount

Michael Sampson - Currents

If you're paying annually, I think there should be about a 20% discount on service fees. I'd be hoping that Huddle would drop the per user fee, paid annually in advance, from $15 to $12. Huddle released a new pricing strategy for its online collaboration service : My Comments.

A Civil Society Transformation Challenge

Networking Action

That was the message from Kumi Naidoo at the annual Civicus World Assembly in Montreal. Civil society has failed miserably to influence critical trends such as climate change and the social-economic development agenda. Kumi, since 2009 the Greenpeace International Executive … Blog Net Dev civicus

Management Improvement Carnival: Annual Edition

Making Sense With Facilitated Systems

John Hunter of Curious Cat has asked me to participate in the annual edition of the Management Improvement Carnival. I'm humbled to be invited and glad to participate. The first station has to be Tom Peters' blog. I don't agree with everything he says, but I do find that he makes me think. Any of you who manage something are people, too. That's why my first link goes to his Christmas 2008. I share his sentiments, if not his bully pulpit.

Celebrate Community Manager Appreciation Day 2012 with Dell (and Me) on Google+

Managing Communities

photo credit: Dell’s Official Flickr Page The third annual Community Manager Appreciation Day, originally started by Jeremiah Owyang, will be celebrated on January 23. In honor of this event, Dell will be hosting an hour long Google+ Hangout on their Google+ profile, starting at 1 PM ET (UTC/GMT -5). During the hour, there will be [.]. ManagingCommunities.com Press

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Intranets 2017

Michael Sampson - Currents

My friends at Step Two in Sydney are producing the seventh annual intranet conference in Australia : Intranets2017 is in its seventh year, and it continues to power on as the biggest intranet conference in the southern hemisphere, running in Sydney on 31 May-2 June 2017.

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Intranets 2015 Conference in Sydney in May

Michael Sampson - Currents

Step Two Designs is hosting its annual Intranets conference in Sydney in mid-to-late May. As published on the Step Two website late last year, I will be attending and speaking at the conference. I had the privilege of attending the inaugural conference in 2011, the second one in 2012, but had to miss the 2013 and 2014 conferences due to conflicting client engagements and travel commitments.

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Social Media and Online Community Platform Usage by Inc. 500 Companies Detailed in Study

Managing Communities

Nora Ganim Barnes, a Chancellor Professor of Marketing and the Director of the Center for Marketing Research at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, has released the results of the center’s fifth annual study into the usage of social media by Inc.

The Organisation in the Digital Age – 2016 Edition Now Open for Participation

Michael Sampson - Currents

Jane McConnell was there, and during dinner, I advised her that it was time to give up writing her annual report. Jane’s annual report on how organisations are embracing, adapting to, and transforming in light of new digital opportunities is a key research publication every year. Jane McConnell has opened the 10th annual survey: The Organization in the Digital Age.

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The Organisation in the Digital Age – 2016 Edition Now Open for Participation

Michael Sampson - Currents

Jane McConnell was there, and during dinner, I advised her that it was time to give up writing her annual report. Jane’s annual report on how organisations are embracing, adapting to, and transforming in light of new digital opportunities is a key research publication every year. Jane McConnell has opened the 10th annual survey: The Organization in the Digital Age.

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The Digital Workplace in the Connected Organization – Part 1: Highlights

Portals and KM

Jane McConnell, Netstrategy/JMC, has recently published her excellent annual report, The Digital Workplace in the Connected Organization. Jane conducted her 8 th annual survey of organizations and had 314 respondents.

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Powerful Connections Touch the Soul

Alchemy of Change

Gideon Rosenblatt Follow me on Twitter RSS Feeds Home About Movement as Network « Profits China’s Enlightened Billionaire » Powerful Connections Touch the Soul This is a talk I gave last night for Social Venture Partners Annual Meeting.

From Intranets to DEX in 2018

Michael Sampson - Currents

The team at Step Two have re-branded their annual Intranets conference to the Digital Employee Experience conference , or DEX. I have attended Intranets three times. DEX 2018 will be held in Sydney on June 6-8, 2018.

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Study: Twitter, Forums and Blogs Lead Online Mentions of Fortune Global 100 Brands

Managing Communities

Burson-Marsteller and Visible have released their third annual Global Social Media Check-Up report, detailing how the Fortune Global 100 participates on the social web. Much of it is focused on how many accounts they have on Twitter, Facebook, Google+, YouTube and Pinterest, how many people follow them through those accounts and how active they are. [.]. Research

Collabosphere 2015 in late September (Austin, TX)

Michael Sampson - Currents

In late September, Central Desktop, a PGi company will be hosting its annual conference in Austin TX – Collabosphere 2015. I’ll be there, and am delighted to say that I’ll be speaking too. My talk is on user adoption: Make-or-break user adoption strategies for every business.

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Study Details Use and Success Rate of Social Media Tools by Inc. 500 Companies

Managing Communities

Nora Ganim Barnes, a Chancellor Professor of Marketing and the Director of the Center for Marketing Research at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, has released the results of the center’s fourth annual study into the usage of social media by Inc.

Dance your PhD

Endless Knots

Science, the esteemed journal of AAAS, the weekly (or is it a daily) which I, for one, don't normally associate with modern dance (or rap), sponsors an annual "Dance your PhD" contest and I'm rooting. Enough of those dry defenses. Art Family Health Humor Science

Best Upsell is Education #Dropbox #marketing

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

I’m on the PRO account (first one) (and if I click ANNUAL, gimme the annual rate already, not this divided by 12 months thing). I’m just writing a (quick) post cos I find this stuff confusing. I pay about 100 bucks a year for Dropbox. Not sure why.

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Blog>> Dr Vaine’s actKM Conference Address (recorded October 2008)

Green Chameleon

This special broadcast was made for the actKM Forum’s annual conference 14-15 October 2008

Green Chameleon » Investing in Competencies for Knowledge Management

Green Chameleon

I’m speaking on this topic at the actKM annual conference in Canberra next month, and at the iKMS KM Singapore conference in early November.

Online Facilitation, Twitter, Backchannel and Keynotes | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Home About Full Circle Contact Resources Wiki Full Circus Full Circle Associates connections for a changing world, online and offline… Feb 24 2010 Online Facilitation, Twitter, Backchannel and Keynotes Published by Nancy White at 3:08 pm under events , online facilitation , online interaction As promised earlier , here is my reflection of the keynote I did at the Instructional Technology Council’s annual gathering on February 22nd.

More graphic facilitation coming your way Sept 29-30th, 2014

Michelle Laurie

We had a fabulous time hosting 22 people for our 5th annual graphic facilitation workshop in Rossland this July. So much fun and learning took place that I’m doing a second workshop for those who couldn’t join! Please come out to Rossland Sept 29-30 and let your creativity fly.

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Dispatch from the 2017 Association of Change Management Professionals Conference

Partnering Resources

The annual conference of the Association of Change Management Professionals was lively, friendly, and fun. My first time in New Orleans didn’t disappoint! Didn’t attend? Scroll down for my take on what was new and hot at the 2017 conference. Prefer visuals to text?

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Graphic Facilitation 2015 – Skills, Innovation and Fun!

Michelle Laurie

I am very excited to be co-hosting the 6 th Annual Graphic Facilitation Workshop in Rossland, BC July 13-14 th , 2015. Have you noticed how companies and organizations are using visuals more and more in the way they communicate with customers, employees and communities?

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2013 Global Most Admired Knowledge Enterprises (MAKE) Winners

Portals and KM

The 16th annual Most Admired Knowledge Enterprises (MAKE) studies began on April 15, 2013. Here is more tech for this first week of the year. Teleos,  Teleos, in association with The KNOW Network, has announced the 2013 Global Most Admired Knowledge Enterprises (MAKE) Winners.

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IBM Offers Analytics to Help Clients with Workforce Transformation

Portals and KM

Some of the new capabilities include the use of text and visual analytics software that can automatically extract and display over one million pieces of anonymous unstructured data derived from employee surveys, including millions of employee comments collected annually through surveys.

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Speaking at. Intranet Congress 2012 (Netherlands, March 2012)

Michael Sampson - Currents

I will be traveling to the Netherlands in March 2012, to speak at the fourth annual Intranet Congress , in Utrecht. I will be presenting two sessions: - A pre-conference workshop on user adoption strategies for SharePoint. That's on Monday March 12. See Pre Conference Workshop. - A keynote session during the conference on encouraging and cultivating collaboration inside an organization. That's 10.15am to 11.00am on Tuesday March 13, right after the opening keynote by James Robertson.